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Paper Books Vs. E-Books

Olivia Sullivan is one of the many students who utilize Lambert's library. Which do you prefer: paper books or e-books?
September 1, 2017

The way we read has evolved over time, from hand-written stories on papyrus parchment to the first ever printed press in 1440. Needless to say, books are much different in the modern world. Technology...

Hooked on Books: Lambert’s new book club and the Freshman behind it

Hooked on Books meets for the first time.
January 29, 2017

No matter how much we sit behind our glowing screens, there will always be those with a passion for books. “I love books,” club creator Ananya Buxi said simply when asked why she created Hooked...

Time travel and teenage angst: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” review

The play, which is performed through two separate performance, is roughly five hours and 35 minutes long.  The official Cursed Child website (harrypottertheplay.com) says that this is due to the,
September 16, 2016

On July 31, history was made. The famous Harry Potter story was rejuvenated in the form of play and script book Harry Potter and the Cursed Child written by Jack Thorne (with story created by Thorne, J.K....

At the age of 89, Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird, passes away

The Old Monroeville Courthouse, which provided the basis for the movie's set and was where Lee's dad's cases were held.
February 19, 2016

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Breakfast and the universe: Kurt Vonnegut’s “Breakfast of Champions” book review

Even though Vonnegut passed away in 2007, his novels still continue to amaze and cause great impact on readers.
February 2, 2016

As an avid booklover, I have gradually been easing my way into the many writings of the famed author Kurt Vonnegut. As many do, the first novel I picked up by Vonnegut was Slaughterhouse-Five which is...

The best books to cure winter blues

During winter months, escpecially when snowed inside, reading is one of the most fun things to do. The article below details some great suggestions for those searching for the perfect book to read next.
January 26, 2016

When cold weather hits and going outdoors seems like a slim option, one of the best activities to enjoy and pass the time with is to pick up a great new book. The choice of which book to read can sometimes...

Wand-ering through Harry Potter world

Passengers waiting to board the Hogwarts Express.
October 20, 2015

Harry Potter: the name is recognizable amongst everyone. The popular series has gained fans of all different kinds of backgrounds and has seemingly defined a generation because of the beloved tale featuring...

October book releases: YA edition

Photo taken of one of the new illustrations by Jim Kay in the illustrated edition of the first Harry Potter book.
October 20, 2015

The month of October has been one filled with excitement for fans of young adult novels. Fans of the Harry Potter series, the Twilight books, and Rick Riordan (author of the famous Percy Jackson series)...

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